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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Washington Historical MarkersFort Okanogan

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Fort Okanogan Washington Highway Heritage marker

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xy,xx,xy,xy,xy,xy

location: Washington

date approved: 5/18/2006

last visited: 6/9/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersMethow Rapids U-Bolt Marker

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Methow Rapids U-Bolt

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabeckTribe

location: Washington

date approved: 10/20/2006

last visited: 5/27/2009

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Washington Historical MarkersSacred Salmon - Pateros, WA

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Along the Columbia River in downtown Pateros, Memorial Park is just one of five in the little town of Pateros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1948 Flood - Pateros, WA

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Along the Columbia River in downtown Pateros, Memorial Park is just one of five in the little town of Pateros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe China Ditch

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Historical Marker can be found south of the town of Pateros

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabeckTribe

location: Washington

date approved: 11/5/2006

last visited: 5/23/2015

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Washington Historical MarkersChillowist Trail

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Chillowist Trail (A trickle of water falling over big rock)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabeckTribe

location: Washington

date approved: 10/20/2006

last visited: 5/23/2009

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Cariboo Trail

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Someone ought to tell the TV writers about this trail. It ran for 800 miles, about as far as the Chisholm Trail back east, and with a lot more ups and downs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabeckTribe

location: Washington

date approved: 11/6/2006

last visited: 9/22/2013

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Washington Historical MarkersCurtis Sheep Slaughter

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Curtis Sheep Slaughter is a Okanogan County Historical site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabeckTribe

location: Washington

date approved: 12/2/2008

last visited: 5/23/2015

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Washington Historical Markers1915 - First National Bank of Okanogan - Okanogan, WA

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Still the most impressive bank building in the town, this was Okanogan's first substantial bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1925 - Cariboo Hotel - Okanogan, WA

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Opened in 1925, the Cariboo Inn is the longest running hotel in Okanogan, quite possibly the longest running in Okanogan County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1922 - Masonic Temple - Okanogan, WA

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When built this one time Masonic Temple and movie theatre was touted as the finest of its size in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1919 - Baines Building - Okanogan, WA

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The Baines Building was one of two brick bank buildings to be erected in Okanogan's downtown in the teens and early twenties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby Theatre - Chelan, WA

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Believed to be the oldest continuously running theatre in Washington, the Ruby, now a National Historic Place, continues to screen first run movies, today with the aid of digital projection and sound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersSt. Andrews Episcopal Church - Chelan, WA

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One of two log churches in this corner of Washington, this one has been declared a National Historic Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySt. Andrews Episcopal Church - Chelan, WA

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One of two log churches in this corner of Washington, this one has been declared a National Historic Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 7/11/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersLake Chelan Legend

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the Name Chelan comes from the indian word Tsillan, meaning deep water. Lake formed by glacial action 10,000 years ago. Deepest point of the lake is 395 feet below sea level.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xy,xx,xy,xy,xy,xy

location: Washington

date approved: 4/14/2006

last visited: 5/24/2015

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby - Washington State Marker

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Washington State Marker for Ruby, WA, a town that no longer exists

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Prying Pandora

location: Washington

date approved: 10/3/2011

last visited: 9/17/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby

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Ruby - Queen City of the Okanogan County silver boom

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Prying Pandora

location: Washington

date approved: 10/3/2011

last visited: 9/17/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersWinthrop Washington

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Located at the corner of Riverside Ave. and Bridge St. next to the Information Center in Winthrop, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team2002

location: Washington

date approved: 3/25/2012

last visited: 3/1/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersEarthquake Point

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Old wooden DOT historical marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xy,xx,xy,xy,xy,xy

location: Washington

date approved: 4/13/2006

last visited: 6/3/2012

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Commercial CommemorationsGolden Jubilee of Badger Mountain Lodge - Waterville, WA

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The Douglas County seat, the town of Waterville's population was most recently pegged at 1,140. Waterville proudly proclaims itself the "highest" incorporated town in Washington state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 6/9/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersAerial Tram - Waterville, WA

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A small museum in a small county seat, the object of the Douglas County Museum is to relate the history of the county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Yellowstone Trail - Waterville, WA

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The early twentieth century version of today's I-90, the Yellowstone Trail was the "FIRST coast-to-coast auto route across the northern tier of states". A historical marker about the trail can be found at the Douglas County Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersHistory of the Steamboat Rock Area

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This Washington Historical Marker is located on the northwest side of Washington Highway 155 (Coulee Blvd) about 6 miles southwest of Electric City, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Washington

date approved: 2/16/2013

last visited: 8/16/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersGrand Coulee

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This marker can be found just south of the town Grand Coulee on Hwy 155

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SeabeckTribe

location: Washington

date approved: 11/6/2006

last visited: 8/12/2009

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